Turkey stops Slovenia’s Cinderella Run, takes home the gold medal. Bulgaria wins bronze.
Current World Champions Brazil was knocked out unexpectedly by Cuba. Slovenia, Bulgaria, Turkey, and the Dominican Republic will battle it out for a finals spot starting tomorrow.
Slovenia swept Thailand, while Bulgaria pulled off the tournament’s biggest upset, so far. beating defending champions Brazil 4-0
While its adult team ranks 115th place in FIVB’s rankings, its U23 team ranks dead last, with zero ranking points. They are, however, still unbeaten in the tournament, after easy victories over China, The Dominican Republic, and Argentina.
Brazil, Slovenia, Bulgaria, and China all play very effectively and remain unbeaten after the second day of play in Ljublijana
Twelve teams from five continents are competing for the Women’s U23 crown. Today, all favorites opened with wins